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Iron(III) chloride hexahydrate, ACS, 97.0-102.0%, Alfa Aesar™

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10025-77-1
Cl3Fe·6H2O
MFCD00149712
Ferric chloride hexahydrate
10025-77-1
Cl3Fe·6H2O
MFCD00149712
Ferric chloride hexahydrate
Applications:
  • Used to prepare organically templated Iron Phosphates
  • Used for sewerage treatment of industrial wastes, chloride hydrometallurgy (Silgarin) process for production of silicon), drinking water production, production of precursors for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and copper-based metals in printed circuit boards
  • Plays important role in photoengraving and photography as an etching agent
  • Usedl as mordant in dyeing and printing textiles.
  • Also usedl in detection of phenols and phenol derivatives; gamma-hydroxybutyric acids, in Trinder spot test for detecting salicylic acids
Assay Percent Range 97.0 to 102.0%
UN Number UN3260
Appearance Yellow-Brown lump
Solubility Information Freely soluble in water,alcohol,ether,acetone.Soluble in water,alcohol,glycerol,methanol,ether and acetone. Insoluble in ethyl acetate.
Formula Weight 270.30 (162.21 Anhydrous)
Physical Form Lumps
Grade ACS
Density 1.820 g/cm3
Odor Odorless
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Solubility Freely soluble in water, alcohol, ether, acetone.Soluble in water, alcohol, glycerol, methanol, ether and acetone. Insoluble in ethyl acetate.
Boiling Point 280°C to 285°C
Color Brown-Yellow
Melting Point 37°C
Quantity 1kg
Chemical Name or Material Iron(III) Chloride Hexahydrate
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DOTInformation : Hazard Class: 8; Packaging Group: III

EINECSNumber : 231-729-4

RTECSNumber : NO5425000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures